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Nigeria: Deal To Buy JF-17 Fight Jets From Pakistan Moving Forward

AFRICANGLOBE - The Nigerian acquisition of the JF-17 Thunder multi-role fighter jets is part of an ongoing fleet modernization programme that includes the procurement of eight Russian-made Mi-35M attack helicopters and up to 12 A-29 Super Tucano close air support aircraft from the US.

Calls For Police Accountability In Murder Of Naked Air Force Veteran

AFRICANGLOBE - Residents in the Atlanta area are adding their voices to a nationwide chorus of calls for increased police accountability after an unarmed, naked man was fatally shot by an officer responding to a complaint of a suspicious person at an apartment complex.

Uganda Deploys Air Force to Somalia

The Uganda People's Defence Air Force has for the first time sent a contingent of ace pilots to support the ongoing African Union (AU)...

Ghana Takes Delivery of Second C-295; Mi-17 Helicopters on Their Way

The Ghana Air Force has received its second and final Airbus Military C-295 transport aircraft. The first C-295 was delivered in November last year...

Meles Zenawi Defends Ethiopia’s Security Investment

Thirty nine fighter jet pilots and 201 technicians graduated in Ethiopia, the biggest number ever to graduate in one go, as the country works...